Ahmed Patel

After Punjab, more Congress-ruled states may pass anti-CAA resolutions: Ahmed Patel

Patel's comments came a day after his party colleague Kapil Sibal said that states cannot decide against implementing a law passed by Parliament.

published on : 20th January 2020

Satish Jarkiholi lobbies for Karnataka Congress chief post despite DK Shivakumar as frontrunner

According to sources, a section of top party leaders from the group of former CM Siddaramaiah is strongly supporting Satish Jarkiholi, trying to project him as a leader of backward classes.

published on : 4th January 2020

Ahmed Patel meets Sonia Gandhi, discusses Kota children deaths

Ahmed Patel and Sonia Gandhi discussed the death of children in Rajasthan, where it has its government for the past one year.

published on : 4th January 2020

Maharashtra government formation: Congress, NCP meeting on allocation of portfolios Wednesday

Senior Congress leaders including Ahmed Patel and KC Venugopal will hold discussion with the NCP chief on Thursday's swearing-in ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray as the state's new CM.

published on : 27th November 2019

Maharashtra government formation talks inconclusive, to continue on Saturday: Ahmed Patel

Talking to reporters after marathon deliberations between top leaders of the three parties which are inching closer to formation of new government, Patel said discussions will continue on Saturday.

published on : 22nd November 2019

New twist in Maharashtra impasse? Sena, NCP look to share CM post for 2.5 years each

The Congress had proposed a formula to share power where every party would get one minister each for every four MLAs of theirs, while the NCP had proposed rotational CM for 20 months each. 

published on : 13th November 2019

No decision on backing Shiv Sena yet, 'clarification' needed on all issues: Congress, NCP on Maharashtra impasse

NCP president Sharad Pawar said the two parties will discuss and evolve a consensus on what should be the policies and programs if the Shiv Sena was to be supported.

published on : 13th November 2019

Maharashtra logjam: Sonia Gandhi speaks to Sharad Pawar, authorises three senior party leaders to hold talks with NCP

Congress leaders Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge and KC Venugopal would be leaving for Mumbai later in the day for holding discussions with NCP chief Sharad Pawar.

published on : 12th November 2019

Haryana poll show signs of Congress revival due to Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel is being credited for making former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda virtually the face of Congress in the state.

published on : 25th October 2019

Damage control? Ahmed Patel meets DK Shivakumar in Tihar

Patel owes his Rajya Sabha seat to Shivakumar, who had guarded and hosted MLAs from Gujarat in 2017 when alleged poaching attempts were being made by the BJP.

published on : 27th September 2019

What is being done to Shivakumar is unfair: Congress

A special court on Wednesday dismissed the bail application of Shivakumar.

published on : 26th September 2019

Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel meet Chidambaram in Tihar jail

The leaders are learnt to have discussed the current political situation, including Kashmir, upcoming elections and the economic situation in the country, during the half-hour meeting.

published on : 18th September 2019

Former Chief Minister and opposition leader Siddaramaiah alleges vendetta politics by BS Yediyurappa

Siddaramaiah, who lasted a full five-year term as CM, stressed that he had not indulged in vendetta politics, and neither had former CM HD Kumaraswamy.

published on : 10th September 2019

DK Shivakumar arrest: Ahmed Patel slams Centre for 'intimidating Opposition'

The Gujarat MP was referring to the arrest of Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar by the ED on Tuesday evening in connection with an alleged money laundering case.

published on : 4th September 2019

After Sharmistha, Ahmed Patel attacks Pranab Mukherjee for attending RSS event

Mukherjee will be speaking at the concluding function of RSS-organised "Tritiya Varsh Varg" on Thursday evening.

published on : 7th June 2018
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